5-Element Theory Module from AOHMassage Foundation 1: Subtle Body

5-Element Module from AOHMassage Foundation 1: Subtle Body Class. Stemming from Traditional Chinese Medicine. An Introduction to Five Element Theory, also known as the Five Phases, which is used in acupressure, acupuncture and Art of Holistic Massage (AOHMassage) for self-insight and to enable the practitioner to get to the root of client’s presenting issues, helping to custom target treatment. Learn about Yin Yang transformation – the key to life changes. 5-Element Diagram that delineates The Nature of All Things — seasonal aspects & tendencies, Nourishing and Control Cycles. Course includes several empowering, centering and grounding meditations. Videos, Audio and Manual included.

3 CE’s MT’s $45

Art of Holistic Massage (AOHM) Weekend

Art of Holistic Massage (AOHM) Weekend

Art of Holistic Massage (AOHMassage) is ideal for the recent massage therapy graduate as it sets a foundation for a lifelong career and is a refreshing class to spice up your current practice using this original protocol.

Bodywork veteran Alvina Quatrano uses principles from Zero Balancing, Process Acupressure, Swedish, Shiatsu, Reflexology, Reiki, and movement in a complete hands-on weekend.

Prerequisite to this class is  AOHM Foundation 1-3 or AOHMAssage.com Online Series Parts 1-6 AND A massage with Alvina or approved therapist sometime before class.

Location: Naples, FL
The Class includes Review of the concepts covered in the online work:

  • ”Interface Touch” of Zero Balancing, developed by Dr Fritz Smith (an Osteopath, Acupuncturist & Rolfer).
  • Chakra Tai Chi developed by Aminah Raheem, PhD. helps to develop practitioner body mechanics and care during and after massages given.
  • Several instructional meditations help to ground the information into the psyches of the students in a pleasant way.
  • Students learn about the organ meridians (multi-dimensional energy pathways) of the body through an “Meridian Massage” exercise which is beneficial to the practitioner to clear, strengthen, and organize the body’s energy.
  • Energy and Physical Anatomy aligned with Massage Techniques.
  • Five Element Concepts related to symptoms & food & life
  • Guest speakers bring a variety of self-help and occupational suggestions

This weekend is all hands-on practice, giving and receiving AOHMassage Meridian Massage
Subsequent Study Groups and Teacher Training Available

CEU: 21 CEU’s
Cost: $350

Art of Holistic Massage (AOHM) Weekend

AOHMassage Study Group

This is a study group for those who have completed Art of Holistic Massage (AOHMassage) unless a person has prior approval of the instructor.

This class may be repeated for credit ad infinitum as subject matter can change and may include cutting edge developments and new information including new protocols, Open Forum, Couples Massage, Headache Release Protocol, Women’s Health Protocol, Heart Opening (Forgiveness), Spa Field Trip, Detox, etc.

Format similar to class format with Opening Meditation, Review of Concept of “Interface” Touch, Q & A, Presentation of new material, and Practical Exchanges (giving and receiving work), Instructor led and supervised sessions.

CE: 3 CE’s
Cost: $75
Dates/Times: TBA

**This class is not currently being offered. Please check back at a future time for updates or email Alvina@AOHMassage.com to request this class.

Art of Holistic Massage (AOHM) Weekend

AOHMassage Review Day

This is a review day for Art of Holistic Massage (AOHMassage).

Following a class format Opening Meditation, Review of “Interface” touch, Q & A, Practical Exchange (Give & Receive Work).

Fine Tuning–Supervision & Sharing

Instructor may explore certain protocols more in depth or present new cutting edge material such as The Women’s Health Protocol, Immune Lymph Booster Protocol, etc.

CE: 6 CE’S
Cost: $150
Dates/Times: TBA

**This class is not currently being offered. Please check back at a future time for updates or email Alvina@AOHMassage.com to request this class.

Part 2: What is Holistic Massage? – Online

Part 2: What is Holistic Massage? – Online

Part 2: What is Holistic Massage

This section will define Holistic Massage as it is used in Art of Holistic Massage (AOHMassage). You will be introduced to the elements that we use to create a plan for treatment in our office including forms to support your practice. We discuss who you are and what you bring to the table in becoming a Holistic Practitioner. You will be given several meditations to try and many other self-care ideas to support yourself in the lifestyle of a massage therapist.

Learning Objectives Part Two: What Is Holistic Massage?

  1. The learner will identify the key concepts of The Five Elements from John Garvey’s Five Phases of Food in order to discern a client’s constitution and dilemma.
  2. The learner will establish and deepen her rapport and partnership with clients, by developing a client intake style, and by offering clients Why Massage? and Preparing for a Massage handouts.
  3. The learner will write entries in an Awareness Journal as part of self-care and practitioner sensory development.
  4. The learner will identify the important qualities of Chakras and Chakra Tai Chi.
  5. The learner will be able to practice Chakra Tai Chi while watching the instructional video.
  6. The learner will bring some of the movements of Chakra Tai Chi to the massage table to achieve balance and grace while implementing massage.
  7. The learner will practice the methods in the Self-Care Energy Massage Video.
  8. The learner will refer to the Energy Massage Manual when practicing Self-Care Energy Massage.
  9. The learner will be able to describe the meridian flows by practicing the Energy Massage.
  10. The learner will trace her own meridians using the methods demonstrated in the Meridian Flow video.
  11. The learner will develop a personal self- care educational plan after reviewing the options for self-care classes.
  12. The learner will identify the main techniques and reasons to perform Indian Baby Massage.
The learner will be able to distinguish the realm of the Holistic Practitioner.
  14. The Learner will be encouraged to develop qualities of a Holistic Practitioner by identifying his talents and the road to success.
  15. The learner will experience coming from a non-doing place by using The Pyramid Meditation and elements of Chakra Tai Chi.
  16. The learner will develop a self-care plan.

4 CE’s will be awarded upon completion.  NCBTMB GENERAL CE’s  WEBINAR Available and LIVE through CE Broker. Florida & NCBTMB

$60.00Add to cart

* This class is a prerequisite to Part 3: Principles of Energy. The full series of 6 parts is a prerequisite to attending the full Art of Holistic Massage live training program.  Link to Complete Class Intro